Speech and Language Therapist – specialist school

Shire Healthcare are currently supporting a client with the recruitment of a Speech and Language Therapist on a permanent basis. The successful candidate will work in a specialist school and college which supports children and young people with a variety of presentations. These include Autistic spectrum disorders, complex developmental, neurodegenerative, acquired needs and epilepsy.

The client can consider newly qualified, experienced band 5 and band 6 applicants.

The successful Speech and Language Therapist will benefit from working as part of small friendly team comprising of SALT assistants, SALT’s and a Lead SALT. An AAC technician also forms part of the team.

This is a full-time, term-time only position.

The role:

  • Assessing the communication needs of students and formulating interventions to support their education and everyday life
  • Managing a caseload of children and young people
  • Conducting 1:1 and group therapy
  • Designing and delivering training programmes to the wider team
  • Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team which includes other professions such as Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Psychologists and Speech and Language Therapists

The ideal candidate:

  • Qualified in Speech and Language Therapy
  • HCPC registered and registered member of the RCSLT
  • Experience in paediatrics, acquired disorders or learning disabilities
  • Dysphagia trained (desirable)

If you are interested in finding out more about this opportunity, apply now to discuss with a consultant!

Reference ID: 436

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £24,000.00-£37,000.00 per year

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Speech and Language Therapy

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